Jones, who is signing off to spend more time with her family, read Jerrick some of the lyrics to “For Good,” a song from the Broadway show “Wicked.” “I know I am who I am today because I knew you,” Jones read to her equally emotional co-anchor. Watch:
Sheinelle Jones, co-anchor of “Good Morning Philadelphia” said goodbye to viewers last week.
“At the end of this month, after almost 9 years here, I am leaving Good Day to go be with my kids,” Jones told viewers on Friday’s “Good Day.”
A FOX spokesperson told TVSpy, Jones’ last day will be March 28.
A Pennsylvania realtor is suing KYW for emotional distress and defamation, claiming the Philadelphia station aired a “preposterous and knowingly false story” about her, the Philadelphia Daily News reports.
The suit names anchor Chris May, reporter Walt Hunter, news director Susan Schiller and account executive Kim Papay as defendants. Straub says she lost her job and was “effectively run out of town” after the story aired: Read more
The morning anchor for FOX owned WTXF takes readers through his day from waking to working back to sleeping again. By his take, he really Carpe’s the Diem. The highlights?
[3:57am] My alarm goes off in my Center City Philadelphia condo.
[6-10am] We juggle news. Weather. Traffic. Sports. Interviews. And a few laughs.
[1:30pm] Lay down on my apple green couch. Flip on The Bold & The Beautiful. (I kid you not. My sister, Mary Ann, got me hooked on it.)
[2:30pm] Out cold. Sleep. Read more
Keeley was wrapping up a live report about the need for local routes to be cleared, when four plows approached, as if on cue, and showed viewers the amount of force it takes to get the snow out of the middle of the road and onto the side of the road where Keeley was standing.
To his credit, Keeley stayed on his feet and finished his report.
Philadelphia CBS owned station KYW is offering a short news brief available on the station’s website.
A station spokesperson told TVSpy, the “Digital Brief” is “for viewers who may have missed the evening news but are looking for a quick recap of the local headlines in the evening.”
The video is posted every night at around 7:30 p.m. and is anchored by Jessica Dean.
KCBS in Los Angeles has a similar news brief that posts four times a day.
Williams has been a weekend anchor and weekday reporter at CBS-owned KTVT since 2011. At ABC-owned WPVI, she will anchor the 5 p.m. newscast and report on the 11 p.m. newscast.
The balloon fell victim to this winter’s increased snowfall. According to the station, it had been carrying an estimated five to ten tons of snow already and with more snow expected, the manufacturer told WPVI to deflate the balloon.
The station guesses around 228,000 zoo guests have flown in the balloon since its first flight in 2002.
This balloon is actually the second incarnation of the floating logo. The station said the balloons are expected to last from five to seven years. This latest one was approaching its seventh year.
Starting this Fall, CBS Television Distribution’s Rachael Ray show will air on seven of eight ABC owned stations.
The show will make the switch from CBS owned stations in Los Angeles (KCAL) and San Francisco (KBCW) to ABC Owned stations KABC and KGO. In Chicago, the show will move from Tribune’s CW affiliate in Chicago (WGN) to ABC owned station WLS and in Houston it will switch from Titan Broadcasting’s KUBE to ABC owned station KTRK.
The show is expected to be a replacement for the short-lived Katie Couric talk show Katie.
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